Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 59 95
Rank change year-on-year -27 +36 +15
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 64 85 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.40% 3.69% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.74% 6.16% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 22
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -7.78% -
10th Percentile £31,775 £25,375 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,250 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +2.47% -10.00%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,350 1,379 1,048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.64% 59.80% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 875 849 673
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £64,000 £61,200
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 42 (65.63%) Windows
2 29 (45.31%) Python
3 26 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (39.06%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (35.94%) Ansible
6 22 (34.38%) DevOps
7 21 (32.81%) Linux
7 21 (32.81%) SQL
8 20 (31.25%) Bash Shell
9 19 (29.69%) SQL Server
10 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
11 17 (26.56%) C#
12 16 (25.00%) Configuration Management
13 15 (23.44%) .NET
14 14 (21.88%) Change Management
14 14 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (21.88%) Windows Server
15 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (20.31%) Cloud Computing
15 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
15 13 (20.31%) Finance
15 13 (20.31%) Project Management
16 12 (18.75%) VB
16 12 (18.75%) VB.NET
17 11 (17.19%) Firewall
17 11 (17.19%) VMware
17 11 (17.19%) Java
17 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Excel
17 11 (17.19%) SaaS
17 11 (17.19%) Puppet

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.69%) JBoss
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) WildFly
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (39.06%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (20.31%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (17.19%) SaaS
5 9 (14.06%) IaaS
5 9 (14.06%) PaaS
6 5 (7.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (7.81%) GitHub
7 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.56%) npm
8 1 (1.56%) Office 365
8 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Firewall
2 7 (10.94%) VPN
3 3 (4.69%) DNS
3 3 (4.69%) SAN
4 2 (3.13%) NAS
4 2 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (1.56%) BGP
5 1 (1.56%) HTTP
5 1 (1.56%) Internet
5 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.56%) Skype
5 1 (1.56%) SSH
5 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) NoSQL
3 9 (14.06%) MongoDB
3 9 (14.06%) MySQL
4 8 (12.50%) HBase
4 8 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (12.50%) Redis
5 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 9 (14.06%) TeamCity
4 8 (12.50%) Subversion
5 5 (7.81%) JIRA
5 5 (7.81%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (6.25%) Codeship
7 2 (3.13%) GitLab
7 2 (3.13%) Selenium
7 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.56%) Gradle
8 1 (1.56%) gulp
8 1 (1.56%) Maven
8 1 (1.56%) NUnit
8 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
3 2 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Analyst
1 12 (18.75%) Developer
2 9 (14.06%) .NET Developer
2 9 (14.06%) Architect
2 9 (14.06%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) IT Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) DBA
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Support
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) .NET
2 10 (15.63%) JSON
3 3 (4.69%) RESTful
4 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) WPF
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.56%) CSS
5 1 (1.56%) CSS3
5 1 (1.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.56%) HTML
5 1 (1.56%) HTML5
5 1 (1.56%) JSP
5 1 (1.56%) React
5 1 (1.56%) REST
5 1 (1.56%) Servlets
5 1 (1.56%) Spring
5 1 (1.56%) Universal Windows Platform
5 1 (1.56%) WCF
5 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Cloud
3 8 (12.50%) Virtual Team
4 5 (7.81%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.69%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.13%) Clustering
6 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 42 (65.63%) Windows
2 21 (32.81%) Linux
3 14 (21.88%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.25%) CentOS
5 4 (6.25%) Unix
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) Android
6 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) DevOps
2 16 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (21.88%) Change Management
4 13 (20.31%) Project Management
5 10 (15.63%) Task Automation
6 9 (14.06%) Business Analysis
6 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
6 9 (14.06%) Time Management
7 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.94%) ITIL
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.81%) Decision-Making
9 5 (7.81%) Network Virtualisation
9 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.81%) User Stories
10 4 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (6.25%) Creative Thinking
10 4 (6.25%) Release Automation
10 4 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) Python
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 20 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 17 (26.56%) C#
5 12 (18.75%) VB
5 12 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 11 (17.19%) Java
7 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 10 (15.63%) Perl
8 8 (12.50%) C
8 8 (12.50%) C++
8 8 (12.50%) PHP
8 8 (12.50%) VBA
9 4 (6.25%) Ruby
9 4 (6.25%) VBScript
10 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.56%) Groovy
11 1 (1.56%) Jython
11 1 (1.56%) Korn
11 1 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.25%) MCSE
3 3 (4.69%) AWS Certification
3 3 (4.69%) MCSA
4 1 (1.56%) CEH
4 1 (1.56%) CISSP
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) GIAC
4 1 (1.56%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.56%) MCITP
4 1 (1.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) GCP
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.81%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.13%) Docker
4 2 (3.13%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.56%) NFS
5 1 (1.56%) Samba
5 1 (1.56%) vCloud
5 1 (1.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (35.94%) Ansible
2 14 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (17.19%) Puppet
4 5 (7.81%) SCCM
5 4 (6.25%) Nagios
5 4 (6.25%) yum
6 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.13%) SCOM
7 1 (1.56%) Cacti
7 1 (1.56%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.56%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.56%) Salt
7 1 (1.56%) Terraform
7 1 (1.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) VMware
3 9 (14.06%) Oracle
4 5 (7.81%) AppDynamics
4 5 (7.81%) Citrix
4 5 (7.81%) Remedy
5 4 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 4 (6.25%) New Relic
5 4 (6.25%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.13%) Splunk
7 1 (1.56%) CA
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) Perforce
7 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.56%) Veritas